Art Prize

Join Emily VerWys Downtown Grand Rapids for Art Prize 9! “ArtPrize is an open, independently organized international art competition which takes place for 19 days each fall in Grand Rapids, Michigan. More than five hundred thousand dollars in prizes are awarded each year, which include a $200,000 prize awarded entirely by public vote and another…

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Grand Rapids Makes New York Times List of Cities to Visit!

From the New York Times: Grand Rapids Michigan A furniture-making city champions urban renewal and art. The early 20th-century furniture companies Herman Miller and Steelcase established a creative community in central Michigan’s Grand Rapids, one now flourishing thanks to a confluence of urban revival and arts funding. The 138,000-square-foot food hall Grand Rapids Downtown Market,…

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ArtPrize 2010

Grand Rapids, MI USA September 22 – October 10 ArtPrize is the place to be in Grand Rapids over the next few weeks. Last year was the first year of this international art event and was so successful it has returned! As a Grand Rapids resident I am so excited to have such exposure granted…

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51st Annual Spring Parade of Homes in Grand Rapids

From May 28 through June 12 you will have the opportunity to view 49 homes in the 2010 Spring Parade of Homes.   You don’t have to be shopping for a home to attend the Parade of Homes. Here are some of my favorite reasons to attend the Spring Parade: See friends also out touring…

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